Mayors Jewelers is looking to make Miami even more dazzling. President and CEO of Birks & Mayors Jean-Cristophe Bédos recently hosted a chichi luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel, where guests reveled in a private viewing of the new Birks Collection, a rich assortment of pendants, stacked rings, snowflake-shaped earrings and engrave able pendants. A common thread is an intricate Moorish motif found on the ceiling of the first Birks boutique, which opened in 1879 in Montreal. The line hits Mayors stores Thursday.
It’s no fun buying an expensive bottle of wine only to try it and realize you made a major misstep. Palmetto Bay entrepreneur Sunny Fraser has something for you. The Vini: Exceptional Wine by the Glass, a generous pour of fine red or white encased in a sleek glass tube with a handy dandy screw cap. Channel a mad scientist while sampling Fraser’s invention. A 4-pack from $35.80 at www.thevini.com. Also at Joe’s Stone Crab Take Away, Epicure, Anacapri.
What do you do when your messy divorce proceedings get you stressed? If you’re Bethenny Frankel you hit the beach. The reality star/Skinnygirl founder was spotted poolside at the Fontainebleau with daughter Bryn dressed oh so fashionably. Even though Frankel rocks rock hard abs she donned a red silk coverup by Ramy Brook. The “Marcie” comes in other colors and is available for $395 at www.RamyBrook.com, Alene Too in Boca.
Those in love with the fiercely iconic style of Audrey Hepburn, rush to get this jewel: “Audrey in Rome” (Harper Design; $29.99) The book, assembled by Hepburn’s son Luca Dotti along with Ludovica Damiani, features a black-and-white collection of almost 200 candid photos, each offering moments of her quiet life in the Eternal City. Check out the fashion commentary too, noting her chic expressions, from the basket purses to the signature ballet flats and loafers.
Madeleine Marr & Audra D.S. Burch